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Trends in multidrug-resistant tuberculosis
(Journal of Venomous Animals and Toxins Including Tropical Diseases, 2008-01-01) [Resenha]
Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) is an increasing global problem. The extent and burden of MDR-TB varies significantly from country to country and region to region. Globally, about three per cent of all newly ...
Risk-assessment algorithm and recommendations for venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in medical patients
(Vascular Health and Risk Management, 2007-10-16) [Resenha]
The risk for venous thromboembolism (VTE) in medical patients is high, but risk assessment is rarely performed because there is not yet a good method to identify candidates for prophylaxis. Purpose: To perform a systematic ...
A critical analysis of isolation of Paracoccidioides brasiliensis from soil
(Medical Mycology, 2000-06-01) [Resenha]
The present review is a critical analysis of positive and negative reports of the isolation of Paracoccidioides brasiliensis from soil. The strains isolated from soil or soil-contaminated material (dogfood, penguin feces) ...
β-carotene and other carotenoids as antioxidants
(Journal of the American College of Nutrition, 1999-10-07) [Resenha]
Carotenoids are natural pigments which are synthesized by plants and are responsible for the bright colors of various fruits and vegetables. There are several dozen carotenoids in the foods that we eat, and most of these ...
Immunohematopathology markers in paraffin sections
(Journal of Histotechnology, 1999-09-01) [Resenha]
New monoclonal antibodies have made the use of formalin fixed, paraffin embedded sections practical for immunotyping and immunodiagnosing many hematolymphoid neoplasms. In addition, they can be helpful in classifying ...
Allium species poisoning in dogs and cats
(Journal of Venomous Animals and Toxins Including Tropical Diseases, 2011-01-01) [Resenha]
Dogs and cats are the animals that owners most frequently seek assistance for potential poisonings, and these species are frequently involved with toxicoses due to ingestion of poisonous food. Feeding human foodstuff to ...
Cholesteryl ester storage disease. Report of a case.
(Arquivos de Gastroenterologia, 1987-07-01) [Resenha]
Cholesteryl ester storage disease (CESD) is a rare disorder of familial incidence characterized by the accumulation of cholesteryl ester and triglycerides in the liver, intestine and bone marrow. Until now only 21 cases ...
Effect of antimalarial drugs and of clindamycin on erythrocyte metabolism. A review
(Revista do Instituto de Medicina Tropical de São Paulo, 1989-01-01) [Resenha]
HMB-45 - A review
(Applied Immunohistochemistry, 1996-06-01) [Resenha]
HMB-45, named for the immunogen used (human melanoma, black) is a monoclonal antibody developed 10 years ago by Gown and colleagues to a whole-cell extract of a human melanoma. Over the years, it has been demonstrated that ...
Effectiveness and safety of finasteride in male chronic pelvic pain syndrome
(Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2009-09-21) [Resenha]